22 Jun Clearwater Beach
Clearwater Beach is one of the most popular resorts in America and is located on the West Coast of central Florida. Famous for its white sandy beaches and crystal blue waters, Clearwater was named as the best beach town in Florida in a 2013 USA Today poll.
Clearwater Beach stretches 2.5 miles along the Gulf of Mexico and has made its way into the Guinness Book of World Records for having the most consecutive days of sunshine in a single year with a staggering 361 days.
With a number of land and water based activities, with dolphin watching among the most popular attraction that can be seen in the Gulf, Clearwater Beach is sure to not disappoint. With plenty of activity both day and night Clearwater boasts something for every member of the family. Other popular activities include the Clearwater Jazz Festival (October) and the spring training of Major League Baseball team Philadelphia Phillies, at Bright House Networks Field.
A number of day trips can also be made from Clearwater with some of Florida’s finest theme parks located in nearby Tampa and Orlando, a two hour drive away.
The scenic views of Clearwater are breathtaking and continues to attract tourists back to this gem year after year.
Clearwater Beach is approximately 20 miles (30 km) from Tampa International Airport. From the airport follow George J Bean outbound parkway to FL-60W. Follow this route for 29 minutes before arriving at your destination.
Clearwater Beach remains a hub of activity year round with the spring and summer months the most popular with tourists.